Giants offensive lineman Nick Gates struggling a left leg fracture within the first quarter of his staff’s sport Thursday evening vs. Washington.
Gates was injured as he fell to the bottom whereas go blocking. The harm was so ugly that NFL Network declined to point out a replay of it.
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Gates had his left leg positioned in a solid earlier than he was carted off to the locker room. The veteran smiled at occasions as he waved to followers who had been cheering him in help.
The fracture was identified quickly after.
Injury Update: OL Nick Gates has a decrease leg fracture.
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Gates, 25, is in his fourth NFL season after being signed an undrafted free agent by the Giants out of Nebraska in 2018. He missed the 2018 season due to a preseason foot harm.
He has began at middle, proper guard and proper deal with throughout his profession, and he was at guard Thursday evening.
He is within the final 12 months of a two-year contract extension he signed with the Giants in 2020.